s1ugg0: You are wasting your life if you have strong feelings about a font.
WinoRhino: Comic Sans isn't a bad font. The overuse of comic sans inappropriately is the real problem.
Valiente: Sorry, but next you'll Godwin the argument with talk of autobahns and dog liking.
Pants full of macaroni!!: [img.photobucket.com image 288x360]Refuses to read an email that isn't in Helvetica./not a joke
theorellior: Before people start whining about how designers are blowing this all out of proportion and Comic Sans is a perfectly good font for EVERYTHING, let me know when you think that typesetting your wedding invitations or the program for your beloved Nana's funeral in Comic Sans is a good idea.
whither_apophis: Did they ever fix the eye (heart) NY "bug" in wingdings?
semiotix: Meanwhile, billionaire playboy Augustus Garamond, inventor of the font that bears his name, is a healthy 96 and banging supermodels a quarter of his age nightly.SAY MY NAME, BIATCHES.
Flying Code Monkey: Was font rage a thing, before the Internet?/doubtful
theorellior: Valiente: Sorry, but next you'll Godwin the argument with talk of autobahns and dog liking.And vegetarianism.
theorellior: Flying Code Monkey: Was font rage a thing, before the Internet?/doubtfulPeople have been debating the pros and cons of different typefaces since Gutenberg's Bible got pulled off the press.
poot_rootbeer: Simple rule: don't use any font which comes pre-installed with an operating system, except as a fallback of last resort for situations where a more interesting font isn't available.
Fuggin Bizzy: s1ugg0: You are wasting your life if you have strong feelings about a font.To each is own, I suppose, but yeah some people really, really get into it.I just want to communicate and get things done. My only hard-and-fast rule is that documents should be in a variable-width font for ease of reading, and code should be in a fixed width font. I prefer Lucida Console for code, but any fixed-width font will do. The default MS Office font (Calibri, most recently) is the variable-width font I use. That's all the time I spend thinking about it.
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